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Autor:  PPAULO
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Data:  21/OUT/2019 10:56 PM
Assunto:  LOOK UP TO
 
Mensagem: 
In that context I would agree with the translation that it would mean "olhe para os céus e veja".  
It stated before "open your eyes" then "look up to the sky" the sequence (and the rest of the song) makes me think of literally looking up to.


https://www.letras.mus.br/queen/64295/traducao.html


Other example of look up meaning "olhar pra cima/precisar olhar pra cima'' (quando conversa por exemplo):  The New York times´headline (about the mayor Bill de Blasio)

A Mayor Most Everybody looks Up To, Even When He Slouches. 

It´s a bit of a pun, because it could suggest that he being a big guy would command respect (impor respeito)...para a maioria pelo menos.

But the person that read that on a search engine would find, afterwards that it´s literally about his height.

https://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/02/nyregion/a-mayor-most-everybody-looks-up-to-even-when-he-slouches.html


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
LOOK UP TO  –  Noelle  21/OUT/2019, 3:03 PM
LOOK UP TO  –  Josi  21/OUT/2019, 4:06 PM
 LOOK UP TO  –  PPAULO  21/OUT/2019, 10:56 PM
LOOK UP TO  –  Noelle  22/OUT/2019, 10:07 AM
LOOK UP TO  –  PPAULO  22/OUT/2019, 2:25 PM

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